United Way of Johnson and Washington Counties has hired Trisha Smith as its new director of Development, Marketing and Communications. Prior to joining the staff, Trisha served as the Regional Development Director for The Salvation Army of Johnson, Muscatine and Des Moines Counties. Smith is a native of Cedar Rapids and an alumnus of the University of Iowa.
“We are delighted to have Trisha join our team. She brings positive energy, knowledge of our community and passion for fundraising to the United Way.” stated Katie Knight, president and CEO of United Way of Johnson and Washington Counties.
Smith said, “The United Way has a unique position in our community bringing all sectors together and finding solutions to today’s biggest problems. I look forward to contributing to the organization’s efforts to solve community problems by investing in education, financial stability, and health.”